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Artist Sergio Roffo


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Biography


Sergio Roffo, painter (1953-), has been inspired by the work of American traditional painters such as Inness, Fitz Henry Lane & Albert Bierstadt, among others. Roffo's representations of coastal landscapes reveal a luminous, masterful feeling. As you view his art, you will discover a precise sense of value and atmospheric perspective that conveys a relaxed sense of calmness; a characteristic that defines and informs all of his works. Sergio Roffo's captivating depictions of the New England landscape have been included in a variety of museum exhibitions and have earned him many, many  awards. Please see Awards page.
 
In 1994, Roffo was the winner of the Massachusetts Duck Stamp, after a friend suggested he try. Not being a wildlife painter, Mr. Roffo accepted the challenge and won on his first attempt, where others spend years trying. He holds the honor of being one of the youngest artists to be designated a "Copley Master" by the Copley Society of Boston. An elected "Fellows" member of the American Society of Marine Artists,  an elected Art Renewal Center "Living Master" and an elected member of the Guild of Boston Artists.
 
Click here for an article in the American Society of Marine Artists.
 
Sergio's work is included in many private and publicly owned collections. He has also been selected for inclusion in numerous publications, such as Fine Art Connoisseur,  Cape Cod Life, Down East Magazine,  American Art Review  and has  also been featured several times in American Art Collector Magazine.
 
Roffo was selected as "Artist of the Year" for "Pops By The Sea" by the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod. Sergio is represented in several prestigious  galleries, including  Quidley & Co. on Nantucket Island. 
 
The youngest of six children, Sergio was born in San Donato Italy. His family immigrated to Boston where sometime after high school he attended Vesper George School of Art [...]

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